West Australian Premier Mark McGowan has defended imposing a snap coronavirus lockdown set to cost the local economy about $70 million.
Hundreds of thousands of households and small businesses are expected to save on their electricity bills with the introduction of a new government-enforced price limit.
Scammers are luring victims by impersonating defence personnel and saying they urgently need to sell their car because they're about to be deployed.
Dozens of passengers on a Perth to Melbourne flight with a COVID-19 infected man have entered hotel quarantine, as thousands of other Victorians self-isolate at home.
INDIAIndia's coronavirus cases have hit a record peak as countries including Britain, the United States and Germany pledged to send urgent medical aid to help tackle the crisis overwhelming its hospitals.
A detective investigating Jack de Belin's rape case "wilfully lied" giving evidence in the NRL star's first trial, a jury has been told.
Australia's employment minister has been forced to defend a controversial new hotline encouraging bosses to dob in people for rejecting work.
Support for Prime Minister Scott Morrison has bounced back strongly in April after it dropped in March as rape allegations engulfed Parliament House, a Newspoll survey shows.
As Australia prepares to end its 20-year mission in Afghanistan, Anzac Day marks another chapter in the nation's history coming to a close, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says.
More than 600,000 half-price flights have been snapped up in just three weeks following the federal government's $1.2 billion package to help tourism bounce back from the COVID-19 pandemic.